Welby Way Elementary Charter

Overview

Student Enrollment
817
Best Elementary School in California
#77
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District Los Angeles Unified
Type Public
 Phone (818)348-1975
 Location 23456 Welby Way
West Hills, CA 91307
Charter School Yes

Welby Way Elementary Charter has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 77th in the best public elementary schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Welby Way Elementary Charter student body is predominantly White with a significant Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White42.8%350
Black3.8%31
Hispanic12%98
Asian Pacific36.4%297
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%3
Two or more races4.5%37

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 7.6%

8.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Welby Way Elementary Charter students are largely wealthy and rank 436th in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten73
1st Grade115
2nd Grade158
3rd Grade144
4th Grade167
5th Grade160
Total817

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
85%
Rank in California
77th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Welby Way Elementary Charter scored an average 85% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 2.2% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
Boys85% to 89%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*85% to 89%*
Black60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Hispanic60% to 69%*70% to 79%*
Multiracial80% or more*80% or more*
White80% to 84%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilites21% to 39%*40% to 59%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.5%2
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.5%4
Boys0.5%2
Girls0.5%2
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Welby Way Elementary Charter
23456 Welby Way
West Hills, CA
91307
(818)348-1975

10 out of 10 1

District

Los Angeles Unified
Los Angeles, CA